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Rostherne No 2 (nearest observation site to Manchester)

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Manchester forecast
Fri 26 Aug 2016
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Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night
18.7 ° 17.1 ° 15.0 ° 13.2 ° 11.7 °
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W 9 WSW 7 SW 2 S 3 W 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E E VG
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56% 64% 72% 81% 86%
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1019 1019 1020 1020 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R
Sat 27 Aug 2016
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Clear night Mist Clear night Clear night Mist Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Overcast Overcast Overcast
10.6 ° 9.9 ° 9.2 ° 9.0 ° 8.4 ° 7.8 ° 7.7 ° 9.1 ° 10.6 ° 13.7 ° 18.2 ° 18.6 ° 19.5 ° 19.6 ° 18.0 ° 16.5 ° 17.2 ° 18.7 ° 19.2 °
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ESE 2 SE 3 SE 3 SE 3 ESE 2 ENE 1 ESE 1 NE 1 N 0 N 0 E 2 E 2 ESE 5 SE 7 E 6 ESE 7 E 5 E 6 E 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG M VG G M G G G VG VG M E E VG VG VG E VG VG
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94% 96% 98% 98% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 92% 69% 66% 61% 67% 74% 82% 84% 79% 78%
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1021 1021 1020 1021 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1018 1018 1017 1017 1015 1015 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R F F F F F R R F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1900 on Sat 27 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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North West England extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich 21.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Warcop 17.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Nantwich 9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Morecambe 14.6 mm
Sunniest Rostherne 10.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 28.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tain Range 6.2 °C
Highest rainfall Tiree 22.0 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 13.1 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0001 on Sat 27 Aug 2016

Weather map

Sat 1800

Weather observation map for Manchester

Manchester Manchester – Overcast 53.479 -2.2465
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Watnall Watnall – Heavy rain 53.005 -1.25
Leek Leek – Light rain 53.12755 -1.97993
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Drizzle 53.811 -1.865
Hawarden Hawarden – Sunny day 53.174 -2.986
Watnall Watnall – Heavy rain 53.005 -1.25
Linton on Ouse Linton on Ouse – Overcast 54.045 -1.25
Shap Shap – Sunny intervals 54.501 -2.684
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Waddington Waddington – Thunder 53.175 -0.521
Leeming Leeming – Heavy rain 54.296 -1.53
Leconfield Sar Leconfield Sar – Heavy shower day 53.867 -0.433
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Cloudy 52.757 -3.464
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Fylingdales Fylingdales – No data 54.362 -0.673
Coningsby Coningsby – Thunder 53.094 -0.171
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Carlisle Carlisle – Sunny intervals 54.933 -2.963
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Cloudy 54.0849 -4.6321

Location Details

Manchester

Location: 53.479, -2.2465

Altitude: 36.0 m above mean sea level

Rostherne No 2

Location: 53.3598, -2.3805

Altitude: 35.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Manchester: 16.0 km